Paris uprising on 5-6th June 1832. Jean Valjean volunteers to execute Javert, his old enemy. He takes the spy out of sight of other soldiers and releases him in the act of forgiveness. He also saves Marius' life and therefore Cosette's chance for love and happiness. But Javert keeps tracking them even when they escape through the sewers. Will he ever let go...?
According to the author: "The book is a progress from evil to good, from falsehood to truth, from bestiality to duty, from hell to heaven".
The exceptional edition decorated with 49 illustrations of 19th century top French artists who raised simple drawing to a level of most inspiring art.
Detailed Table of Contents helps readers navigate to specific parts of the text.
A film with Hugh Jackman, Russell Crowe and Anne Hathaway was based on that novel.
Includes 49 unique illustrations relevant to the book.